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Voter ID laws
Voter ID laws news and analysis from The Nation
November 15, 2016
Did Republicans Rig the Election?
Voter suppression was all too real, and 14 states—including important swing states—had new voting restrictions in place.
November 9, 2016
The GOP’s Attack on Voting Rights Was the Most Under-Covered Story of 2016
This was the first presidential election in 50 years without the full protections of the Voting Rights Act.
November 4, 2016
There Are 868 Fewer Places to Vote in 2016 Because the Supreme Court Gutted the Voting Rights Act
Nearly half of counties that previously approved voting changes with the federal government have cut polling places this election.
October 27, 2016
North Carolina Republicans Tried to Disenfranchise a 100-Year-Old African-American Woman
With early voting underway in North Carolina, black and Democratic voters are being wrongly purged from the rolls.
October 21, 2016
What I Really Told Project Veritas’s So-Called Reporters
In real life, I was discussing direct-action-protest ideas, not voter fraud. And yes, I’m still ready to fight for my community.
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October 20, 2016
Voter Suppression Is a Much Bigger Problem Than Voter Fraud
Trump’s rigged election lies distract from the real threat to American democracy.
October 17, 2016
This Election Is Being Rigged—but Not by Democrats
The GOP’s voter-suppression efforts are the real voter fraud.
October 14, 2016
GOP States Keep Ignoring Court Orders to Restore Voting Rights
Wisconsin, Ohio, Texas, and North Carolina won’t stop suppressing the vote.
October 11, 2016
Scott Walker Says Wisconsin’s Voter-ID Law Is Working ‘Just Fine’—It’s Not
The state claims there are no problems with the law, but voters keep getting turned away from the polls.
October 6, 2016
Texas’s Voter-Registration Laws Are Straight Out of the Jim Crow Playbook
Compare them to Oregon’s, which make voting incredibly easy.